John Force is an NHRA racer from the United States of America. John Force has won many championships, and he has his own racing team “John Force Racing” which his daughters, Courtney Force and Brittany Force, are racing for. Let’s find out more about how much is John Force’s net worth in 2018.
John Force Early Life
John Harold Force was born on May 4, 1949, in Bell Gardens, California, United States. His father is Harold Force, and his mother Betty Ruth Force (died in 2001). John Force lived in several places when he was a child with his family, and they had hard times. He studied at the Cerritos College, California.
John Force is married to Laurie Force. John and Laurie gave birth to 3 daughters, drag racer Courtney Force, former drag racer Ashley Force Hood, and drag racer Brittany Force who won the 2017 NHRA Top Fuel Champion.
John Force Career
John Force’s first funny car was Jack Chrisman’s Ford Mustang. He was a Ford Motor Company driver for many years before going back to Chevrolet which was also one of the first cars that he drove. John Force’s first NHRA Funny Car Champion win was in 1990, and in that year he had 45 wins, and 12 loses.
It’s not easy to split John Force’s career as he had a lot of great moments throughout his career with many titles. He has been breaking many NHRA records. In 2007, John Force had a tough crash that caused him an abrasion of his right knee, badly mangled fingers, and a broken ankle, so he got replaced.
Right now, John Force Racing team drivers are John Force, Robert Hight, and his daughters Courtney Force and Brittany Force. The team has won 20 championships, 16 by John Force, 2 by Robert Hight, 1 by Tony Pedregon who left the team in 2003-2004, and 1 by Brittany Force. Eric Medlen used to be one of the team drivers, but he died after a test crash for the team.
The John Force Racing team won 2 championships in 2017 including NHRA Top Fuel championship (Brittany Force), and Funny Car championship (Robert Hight).
Awards & Achievements
John Force has a very long list of award winnings and career achievements. Below, you will find a list of a few of John Force’s awards and achievements.
– 16 NHRA Funny Car Champion wins.
– Driver of the Year 1996.
– 147 qualifications in NHRA.
– Lee Iacocca Award.
– 4 NHRA Champion Owner (2003, 2009, and 2 in 2017).
– 10 champions plus in his division.
– 2nd on NHRA National Hot Rod Association top drivers.
Net Worth of John Force
John Force has an estimated net worth of $14 million. He made his fortune from the titles he won from the National Hot Rod Association tournaments, and from the sponsors. John Force has his own racing team “John Force Racing”, which his daughters Brittany Force and Courtney Force drive for. John Force has more than 140 wins through his career, and he has won with his team 2 Championships in 2017 including the NHRA Top Fuel championship, and the Funny Car championship.
John Force is one of the NHRA top drivers in history, as he has broken many of the records that other drivers have set. His team, John Force Racing won 2 Championships in 2017. John Force has three daughters, 2 are currently driving for his team, Courtney Force, and Brittany Force. John Force is married to Laurie Force, and they are happily living together.